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English definition of “growl”


verb [I]  /ɡrɑʊl/ us  
to make a low, rough sound, usually in anger: The dog growled at her. If your stomach growls, it is making a low, continuous noise because you are hungry.
noun [C]  /ɡrɑʊl/ us  
I heard a growl outside our tent, and prayed that whatever was out there would go away.
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